Bringing the vividness of classical music to fresh audiences
In recent years, Julia has turned her focus to bringing the vividness of classical music to fresh audiences. Awarded with the Prix de Salon by the Concertgebouw Orchestra in 2016, she has used the award to commission and premiere new works for cello, and to engage new audiences with her blog Modern Folk. Her debut CD, Origins was released in 2019 on the Etcetera label.
Julia played with the cello group of the Concertgebouw Orchestra from 2010-2020. She is currently teaching at the University of Toronto, and has recently begun PhD studies in Kinesiology at the University of Toronto.